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My Babies Always

You will be my babies always, Even when you’re fully grown. My babes in arms, My darling ones, You’ll never be alone. At times you might forget me, As you seek out ventures new, But darling girls, My arms will … Continue reading

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Together we find a way

You save me every day With your smile, Your laugh, The way you sigh And hold my hand. Your small hand Is huge to me. Your tiny fingers engulf me, Hold me safely, Give me purpose. Your little legs set … Continue reading

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When You’re Five

Each day is different and new When you’re five, You learn such a lot Just by being alive. You get some things right, And you get some things wrong, And you’re doing and learning The whole new day long. But … Continue reading

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Sweet Nothings

I whisper words of love In your ear As you drift to sleep, Your hand in mine. The last thing you feel each day Should be love. The first thing you feel each day Should be love. I’ll keep it … Continue reading

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I’m Not Tired

I’m not tired Said the child With bags under her eyes, Who was yawning so often, She risked catching flies. I’m not tired, She insisted, Tears wetting her cheeks I don’t need to sleep, Those tears are a leak. I’m … Continue reading

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You Travel with Me

Please know you’re always with me, Even when I’m far away, I think about you constantly You’re with me through the day. I carry little bits of you; The pockets of my mind Are almost full to bursting With the … Continue reading

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Eurotunnel…

Today when we were digging On the sandy beach in Spain, We dug and dug and tunnelled Until we made it home again. We dug all the way to England, So we’d no need for a plane But when we … Continue reading

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